Dairy Herdsperson – Placement Opportunity

at A.C. Daniel & Son
Location Horton, Bristol BS37 6QH, United Kingdom
Date Posted 22/03/2024
Category Agriculture
Animal and Equine
Placements
Job Type Temporary Vacancies
Closing Date Apply ASAP
Start Date ASAP
Download/s 22-Mar-Dairy-Herdsperson-Placement-Opportunity-A.C.-Daniel-Son.pdf 73.55 kB

Description

How to Apply

This is a great opportunity to hone your skills on a top 10% farm, working alongside a Harper Adams graduate in modern facilities built in 2015. Location Tungrove Farm. Nr Chipping Sodbury, S Glos. We are looking for someone to care for our cows 3, 4 or 5 days a week, either as a fulltime herdsperson, trainee herdsperson or as a yearlong placement.

We are a small family team of 3 enabling close contact with management enabling more knowledge transfer to you. AI and footrim training would be provided. Assisting with vet sessions and involvement in management meetings will provide insights into the KPI’s and technical running of the business.

Tungrove farm is a 90ha Dairy farm with 250 Autumn calved cows. 2.4 million litres are sold annually on a premium milk contract. The contract requires exceptional welfare standards and management techniques. Current cropping is Grass and Maize. Cows are paddock grazed for 6 months and deep sand bedded cubicle housed during the Winter.

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